RCMP release more information in crash that killed 2 near Neepawa
RCMP said the crash was reported around 1 p.m. on Dec. 7, 2013 on Highway 16, east of Neepawa. (file image)
Published Sunday, December 8, 2013 12:12PM CST
Last Updated Monday, December 9, 2013 7:47PM CST
A head-on crash killed two people on Highway 16, east of Neepawa, around 1:00 p.m. Saturday.
RCMP announced Monday that an initial investigation showed a Dodge Caravan was headed westbound and collided with a Chevy truck, which was headed eastbound.
The driver of the van, a 77-year-old man from Winnipeg, was pronounced dead at the scene.
RCMP said the driver of the truck, a 65-year-old man from Elkhorn, was transported from the scene by paramedics in an ambulance but died from injuries.
A 50-year-old female passenger suffered minor injuries.
RCMP continue to investigate the fatal crash.